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Avista Improves Regulatory Compliance by using Esri’s ArcGIS for Mobile

November 24, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance, Oil & Gas

Redlands, Calif., Nov. 20, 2014—Avista Utility, serving nearly 326,000 northwestern US gas users, started using a mobile leak-survey app last month to improve the company's auditing records, resulting in stronger data and faster service. The leak survey…

Peoples Natural Gas Standardizing Technologies with Esri

October 9, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance, Modeling, Oil & Gas

REDLANDS, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014—Peoples Natural Gas (PNG) is taking steps to further streamline utility service to 700,000 homes and businesses in Pennsylvania,…

Tupras Deploys AVEVA Integrated Engineering and Design Solutions Across National Refineries

September 29, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Modeling, Oil & Gas

ISTANBUL, Turkey, Sept. 29, 2014—Today AVEVA announced that Tupras, Turkey’s largest Owner Operator in the oil & gas industry, is investing extensively…

Bentley Releases MOSES V7.1 for Floating Offshore Structures

entley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today released MOSES V7.1 software for the hydrostatic and hydrodynamic analysis of offshore platforms and vessels. MOSES…

PG&E Fined $1.4B for 2010 Gas Line Blast

September 2, 2014 - in Energy, Maintenance, Oil & Gas, Projects

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today issued four decisions by two Administrative Law Judges in connection with its investigations of Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) operations and practices related to gas transmission, including…

Platts Releases 2014 Edition North American Natural Gas System Map

July 25, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Energy, Oil & Gas

Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information provider, has enhanced its cartographic portfolio with the release of the 2014 North American Natural Gas System Map - a complete view of the U.S. and Canadian natural gas…

U.S. DOT Proposes New Rules for the Safe Transportation of Crude Oil, Flammable Materials

July 24, 2014 - in Oil & Gas, Projects, Rail, Transportation

The U.S. Department of Transportation today released the details of its comprehensive rulemaking proposal to improve the safe transportation of large quantities of flammable materials by rail - particularly crude oil and ethanol - in the form of a Notice of…

EDF Partners with Google Earth Outreach to Map Natural Gas Leaks Under U.S. City Streets

Environmental Defense Fund today unveiled interactive online maps showing natural gas leaks beneath the streets of Boston, Indianapolis and New York City's Staten Island. Leaks like these rarely pose an immediate safety threat, but the leaking natural gas…

Esri Honors Royal Dutch Shell with Enterprise GIS Award

July 15, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Oil & Gas

Esri awarded Royal Dutch Shell with the Enterprise GIS Award during the opening session of the Esri User Conference (Esri UC) on Monday in San Diego. Shell was acknowledged for its advanced use of geographic information system (GIS) technology, notably its…

3-GIS Continues ‘Mapping the Future’ by Upgrading to 3-GIS Network Solutions 2.2

3-GIS has announced they’ve released version 2.2 of the award winning 3-GIS Network Solutions software suite. The upgraded version of Network Solutions 2.2 is able to run on the 10.0, 10.1, and 10.2.2 versions of Esri ArcGIS Server. The new release also…